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Basel Children's Trust

Where families find their friends in Basel.

The Basel Children’s Trust (BCT) is a volunteer-run organization that provides community and information to expectant parents and families in the Basel area.
Come join us!

What we offer


Weekly playgroups for parents and their children in various locations around Basel.

Special events

The special holiday events offer plenty of hands-on crafts and games for young children, toddlers, and babies.


Informative workshops relevant to parenting and living in Basel.

Nature Detective Walks

Family friendly nature walks to enjoy Switzerland’s beautiful scenery.

Basel business discounts

The BCT partners with many local businesses who in turn offer BCT-member discounts.

Free monthly newsletter

Information about BCT events, tips, offers and articles with information relevant to parenting in the Basel area.

Become a member

Being a BCT Member has great advantages.
Discounts from our Partners, free events,
online workshops, new friends, new adventures and many more.

Join the BCT’s community! We would love to see you and your little one(s) at a event or in playgroup soon.

Join our team!

We welcome new volunteers!
Everyone has something to contribute. Volunteering with the BCT is a wonderful way to make friends, become more familiar with the Basel area, and build connections. It can make integrating into the Basel community fun and easy. You do not have to be a parent in order to volunteer. We welcome anyone with a bit of free time and enthusiasm for families in Basel.  Find out more about our open positions here. If you have any questions or want to join the team, please send us a messageWe look forward to hearing from you!

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